"I guess you could describe him as the guy you would like to have a beer with," Allpress said. Allpress said his father was part of the old school alumni of New Zealand acting and had carried on working until late in his life, doing many voice overs in later years. Bruce Allpress. What we do. The greatest thing about him was his generosity, his son said. We have created a browser extension. Kiwi actor Bruce Allpress, described by family as a gregarious and generous man, has died aged 89. Just better. You could also do it yourself at any point in time.It will enhance any encyclopedic page you visit with the magic of the WIKI 2 technology. Quite the same Wikipedia. In his later years he ran a popular antiques store alongside his acting career, closing the Albany store in 2018, at the time remarking, "It's end of an era, or as I had to say in a play, 'It's the end of an ear. "Dad picked a lot of people up when they were on the bones of their arse, whether it was his time or his money or humour, he was incredibly generous."

The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. Return to Bruce Allpress. He was a valuable and wise contributor over the years at Allpress Coffee. "He fought to the bloody end, he was a scrapper," his son said. If an internal link intending to refer to a specific person led you to this page, you may wish to change that link by adding the person's given name(s) to the link. In the mid-1980s, he was a regular on The Billy T. James Show, as well as featuring alongside Tommy Lee Jones in the pirate adventure film Nate and Hayes. Deutsch; español; Simple English; 中文 Allpress was involved in New Zealand's film and television industry for more than 60 years. Son Michael Allpress, who founded Allpress Espresso, said his father had lived "an extremely full life". He had a working class upbringing but was an intellectual and progressive, never afraid to embrace the latest technology. '"Bruce Allpress at Albany Hill Cottage Antiques in 2018. Every page goes through The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. Youngest son Pete Allpress said his father remained good friends with many of his former acting colleagues until his death. "He was very accepting of the vast diversity that humanity presents and very much an independent thinker. He appeared in many television dramas and also presented on television and radio productions. Bruce Allpress is available in 4 other languages. His sense of humour was "totally inappropriate", which perhaps explains why he enjoyed working with famed New Zealand comedian Billy T James so much. Bruce Robert Allpress (August 25, 1930 - April 23, 2020) was a New Zealand actor. Although he will be sadly missed, he will also be long remembered. You could also do it yourself at any point in time. "He loved working with Billy T, he said that wasn't work, it was just a party." An icon of the era." Languages. That's it. His father had survived illnesses including lung cancer over the years and seemingly "nothing could kill him". Would you like Wikipedia to always look as professional and up-to-date? In the mid-1980s, he was a regular on Allpress died on 23 April 2020, aged 89, six months after being diagnosed with Congratulations on this excellent venture… what a great idea!I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like. In 1989, in the early years of mobile phones, he purchased a "brick" mobile for $5000, his son said. To install click the Add extension button. Bruce Allpress (1930–2020), New Zealand actor; This page lists people with the surname Allpress. He will be missed dearly." Kiwi actor Bruce Allpress, described by family as a gregarious and generous man, has died aged 89. He has been in many television dramas and also presenting on television and radio productions. However, six months ago he was diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's disease, which causes the death of neurons controlling voluntary muscles, and it proved too hard to beat. A statement from his family said he had died peacefully at home on Thursday, surrounded by his five children. I had the greatest pleasure working with him. Family said Allpress spent 60 years on screens, and in theatres, and had carved out a niche playing the "quintessential Kiwi bloke". Photo: Screenshot. Friend and actor Peter Elliot says Allpress had a "superb humour and (his) wicked p..takes were the stuff of legend. A screenshot of Bruce Allpress from the 2010 short film Frosty Man and the BMX Kid.

His family say he died peacefully, surrounded by his five children, on Thursday.